Destination guide

The beachside setting of Tanjong Tokong is ready to explore

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Tanjong Tokong. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. Kek Lok Si Temple and TESCO are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Tanjong Tokong

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Tanjong Tokong a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Butterfly Farm (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • PKSA Penang Water Sports Centre (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • East Wind Watersports (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Kidland Penang (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Penang Cultural Center (5.6 mi / 9 km)

Seasonal weather in Tanjong Tokong

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, April, May and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Tanjong Tokong

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Tanjong Tokong is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penang Hill (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Penang Avatar Secret Garden (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Penang Botanic Gardens (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ferringgi Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Tropical Spice Garden (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Teluk Bahang Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)

Traveling to and around Tanjong Tokong

Fly into Penang (PEN-Penang Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Tanjung Tokong?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 241 vacation rentals near Tanjung Tokong. From 60 Houses to 135 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tanjung Tokong for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 60 Houses in Tanjung Tokong. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tanjung Tokong include:

  • Studios: 135 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 163 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tanjung Tokong?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 110 vacation rentals with pool available in Tanjung Tokong. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.